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Gaming in India has experienced a huge transformation: Santanu

A National champion in football computer games, Santanu Basu recently touched a new personal achievement when he was associated with leading technology brand Advanced Micro Devices (AMD). Santanu has represented India in maximum computer gaming events across the globe including Asian indoor games that happened in Korea last year and secured 4th position in International e-Sports world championship in China this year. IBNS correspondent Supriyo Hazra caught up with the gamer over a quick chat over his profession, passion and dreams. Excerpts:

ICC Cricket World Cup '15: Mohit replaces Ishant

Adelaide, Feb 8 (IBNS): The ICC has confirmed that the Event Technical Committee of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 has approved Mohit Sharma as a replacement player for Ishant Sharma in India's squad for the tournament, which starts on Feb 14.

CWG: President, PM congratulate Indian athletes

New Delhi, Aug 5 (IBNS): Presdient Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have congratulated the Indian contingent for winning medals in the recently held Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Charges against 2 Indian officials dropped

Glasgow, Aug 4 (IBNS): In a significant development, charges against Indian Olympic Association (IOA) secretary general Rajeev Mehta and wrestling referee Virender Malik were dropped on Monday, media reports said.

CWG: Jwala-Ponnappa win silver

Glasgow, Aug 3 (IBNS) India's Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa settled for silver as they lost the final clash against Malaysian duo of Vivian Kah Mun Hoo and Khe Wei Woon of the women's doubles here on Sunday.

India clinches 64 medals in CWG

Glasgow, Aug 3 (IBNS) India finished its campaign in the Commonwealth Games with 64 medals in total.

Kamal loses in CWG sf

Glasgow, Aug 2 (IBNS):Singapore's Jian Zhan defeated Indian paddler Sharath Kamal in semi-final of the men's singles event of the Commonwealth Games here on Saturday.

CWG: Dipa clinches bronze

Glasgow, July 31 (IBNS) Indian artistic gymnast Dipa Karmakar won the women's vault bronze in the ongoing Commonwealth Games here on Thursday.

CWG: Kadian wins silver

Glasgow, July 30 (IBNS) Indian wrestler Satywart Kadian settled for silver after being defeated by Canada's Arjun Gill in the men's freestyle 97 kg final of the Commonwealth Games here on Wednesday.

CWG: Sakshi settles for silver

Glasgow, July 30 (IBNS): Indian wrestler Sakshi Malik won silver medal after she lost the gold medal match of the women's 58 kg wrestling event of the ongoing Commonwealth Games to Nigeria's Aminat Adeniyi here on Wednesday.

CWG: Tomar wins silver

Glasgow, July 29 (IBNS) Indian wrestler Rajeev Tomar settled for the silver medal after losing men's 125kg freestyle final match of the ongoing Commonwealth Games to Canada's Korey Jarvis here on Tuesday.

CWG: Indian shooter wins bronze

Glasgow, July 29 (IBNS) Indian shooter Lajja Gauswami won bronze in the 50m Rifle three positions women's final event of the Commonwealth Games here on Tuesday.

CWG: Indian wrestler Vinesh wins gold

Glasgow, July 29 (IBNS) Indian wrestlers put up a strong show on Tuesday as Vinesh beat England's Yana Rattigan to clinch gold medal in the 48 kg women's freestyle event here.

CWG: Amit Kumar clinches gold in wrestling

Glasgow, July 29 (IBNS): Indian wrestler Amit Kumar won the first gold in wrestling in the ongoing Commonwealth Games here on Tuesday.

CWG: Sanjeev, Gagan clinch medals in shooting

Glasgow, July 29 (IBNS) Indian shooters added two more medals as Sanjeev Rajput clinched silver while Gagan Narang won bronze in the 50 metre Rifle 3 positions men's final event of the Commonwealth Games here on Tuesday.